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Modern wire harness systems and exclusive vehicle interiors: The name DRÄXLMAIER stands for automotive innovations – products that enhance your driving experience. Every day, approximately 70,000 associates around the world cooperate to contribute their knowledge, skills and automotive passion toward this goal. Individuals, who like to take on responsibilities, use their creativity and contribute their ideas toward the common success. Individuals like you!

Quality Lab Manager

Job Req ID:  6551

Duncan, US, 29334

Work Type:  Full time
Contract Type:  permanent


Standardize the quality related processes in the interiors plants in the U.S. based on strategies and policies of the quality management function to ensure that customer requirements with respect to quality are met


Principle Activities

  • Customer representative with regards to the definition of corrective and preventive actions;
  • Customer representative with regards to the determination of special characteristics in coordination with the respective project development functions;
  • Customer representative with regards to product design in coordination with the respective project development functions;
  • Control the metrology function at site DUN;
  • Ensure compliance with the product safety standards in the region Americas;
  • Coordinate the gage engineering function and ensure compliance with inspection and measurement equipment standards in the Region Americas;
  • Standardize quality related processes in the U.S. plants; ensure compliance with defined standards and initiate countermeasures in case of deviations;
  • Conduct run-at-rate audits to determine the status of carline projects;
  • Participate in DRX global quality networks and ensure distribution of lessons learned and best practices;
  • Coordinate the analysis of complex cross-functional issues with respect to quality;
  • Ensure alignment of internal metrics related to quality with the customer expectations;
  • Implement preventive quality techniques and methods;
  • Support the strategic planning of the quality organization by breaking down or developing the strategic planning for the respective department within a short- to medium timeframe;
  • Plan and administer the budget for the department based on the strategic and operative goals of the quality organization;  
  • Provide technical and disciplinary leadership to the direct reports;
  • Distribute resources, tasks and responsibilities in order to meet the goals of the department. Break down and prioritize group goals for his department


Job Requirements

3-5 years experience of Quality Engineering within a high volume automotive interiors environment

3-5 years experience of Quality Management and Process Excellence



We are looking forward to your application.


Company / Legal Entity: DAA Dräxlmaier Automotive of America LLC., Org-Code: PC5-AM1 

Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina